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Butler receives $4 million donation for new presidential residence
Alumni Jay and Christie Love gifted the funds to construct a new home for future presidents of Butler University.
Q&A with Butler University President James Danko
Collegian Editor-in-Chief Meghan Stratton sat down on Zoom with Butler President James Danko to discuss the details of Butler’s return to campus plan, along with what the university is doing to support international students and anti-racism efforts.
Meet Butler’s First Dawg: Daisy Danko
Daisy Danko is a five month old bernedoodle puppy who just graduated puppy kindergarten and is excellent at fetch.
BITS sets both local, national participation records
Butler University’s annual Bulldogs Into the Streets program, commonly referred to as BITS, set a record this year with over 1,600 participants—over a 100-person increase from last year’s record-breaking numbers.
President Danko delivers State of the University address
Butler president addresses 2020 vision, finances, diversity and the university’s accomplishments
Shared Strategic Vision looks forward
Butler University President Jim Danko and his team have created their Shared Strategic Vision—a list of goals for the university. Danko said he will use the vision as a “future rendering of what this campus could look like” when he is out fundraising, whether he is in the community or across the country. “I want…
Danko reflects on his second year
Butler University President Jim Danko is ready to get started with a full year under his belt, after getting to know recognized personalities and becoming familiar with the Butler community. While his first year on campus was used as a time to reflect and find his spot and mission as president, he’s settled in and…
Danko calls for gun safety
Butler University President Jim Danko signed an open letter along with other university presidents to policy leaders that calls for discussion about gun safety. The letter can be found at collegepresidentsforgunsafety.org and boasts more than 300 other college and university presidents’ signatures. “We are college and university presidents,” the open letter reads. “We are parents.…
West, Smiley seek conversation
Professor Cornel West and media personality Tavis Smiley spoke to a crowd gathered at Clowes Memorial Hall last Friday as they lectured on their recently published book, “The Rich and the Rest of Us: A Poverty Manifesto.” Smiley, a native of Kokomo, Ind., and an Indiana University alumnus, is a host for the national talk…